Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands


Life Sciences



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Philip Morris Investments B.V. is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer for our facility in Bergen op Zoom. Here we are producing semi-products to be used by other PMI sites around the world. The QA department is a dynamic environment with a constant flow of interesting challenges. You will work with highly sophisticated equipment. It will be your responsibility to support our production from a QA perspective. The Opportunity • PURPOSE: Maintain QMS for both conventional and RRP and ensure that core quality processes are implemented throughout the organization. Contribute to the compliance of the organization against relevant quality standards • COMPLIANCE: Ensure that the Quality of products (Conventional / RRP) and internal processes comply with internal and external requirements, standards and policies and maintain relevant certifications. • QUALITY SYSTEM MANAGEMENT: Ensure the implementation and maintenance of the QMS for both products in liaison with training department. Act as contributor for the local QMS process management related systems, review/approve QMS procedures, work instructions and other quality documents, archiving management • PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Contribute to deployment of new Quality projects with the aim to improve overall factory performance and foster the implementation of global initiatives. • AUDIT: Contribute to the audit readiness including the planning and implementation of inspections/audits assuring risk-free evidence package for regulatory inspection whenever applicable, as well as related remediation activities. Support the coordination of audit program / schedule • HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLICIES: Promote and apply all rules concerning PMI Quality, environment, health and safety. Report all situations requiring actions in order to minimize or eliminate risks exposure to personnel, company assets and societal impacts and be in line with or ahead of any applicable Law requirements and Company standards. What you need • Bachelor or Master degree in Technology, Engineering or Sciences; • 3-5 years of demonstrable and relevant experience in a position in QA in tobacco, food, cosmetics, medical devices or pharmaceutical industry; • Experience of handling external inspections/audits, FDA inspection experience would be an asset; • Professional knowledge of the relevant QA standards ; • Characteristics: pro-active, ability to set priorities and develop effective planning, problem solving abilities, client focus and integrity; • High level of accuracy and strong administrative skills; • Natural interest to cooperate with different disciplines; • Professional command of Dutch and English language Our offer You will join a dynamic, international and fast-paced work environment in a constantly evolving industry and will interact with different levels of experience and expertise across the Company. We offer a contract with competitive salary commensurate to the professional experience. Our company offers you a fresh perspective. Here, you will never stop exploring and discovering. We take on-the-job learning to another level, giving you every opportunity to develop your career and reach your full potential. This position will advance your experience with innovative technologies, services, and processes. Backed by a competitive salary and compensation package, you will work in a professional setting with clients and team members from all over the world. * Reduced-Risk Products (“RRPs”) is the term we use to refer to products with the potential to reduce individual risk and population harm in comparison to smoking combustible cigarettes.